March 7, 2019
Washington, DC

The 2019 Global Partner Briefing will take place on Thursday, March 7, 2019.

The meeting will be held at the NAFSA office building, 1307 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20005. The Briefing will be in the Multi-Purpose Room on the 1st Floor, and we look forward to seeing you there.

Please RSVP by February 18


Time Event
12:30 p.m.


1:00 p.m.

Welcome and introductions—Alan Williams, Deputy Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer

Welcome – Esther D. Brimmer, Executive Director and CEO NAFSA: A Look Ahead--Ravi Shankar, NAFSA President

1:20 p.m. Public Policy Briefing: Defending and Promoting International Education
2:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Coffee break
2:30 p.m.

NAFSA Strategic Updates

  • Data Analytics–The Power to Understand and Predict
  • NAFSA Membership Preview
  • Global Partnership/Annual Conference 2019 and 2020
3:45 p.m.

Global Partner Dialog

4:15 p.m.


4:30 p.m.

Reception – Agora, NAFSA offices, 7th floor